OTHER NAMES: SYLVANUS UMUNAKWE
PLACE OF BIRTH: UGIRI
LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA: ISIALA MABANO L.G.A
STATE OF ORIGIN: IMO
CURRENT ADDRESS: DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION, COLLEGE OF EDUCATION,
MICHAEL OKPARA UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE, UMUDIKE, (MOUAU) ,
PERMANENT HOME ADDRESS: Umudimemeka, Umuebie, Ugiri, Isiala Mbano L.G.A. Imo State
MARITAL STATUS: Married with four children
AREA OF SPECIALIZATION: Mechanical: Automobile
PRESENT TEACHING SUBJECT: Automobile Technology
INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED WITH DATES:
(a)University of Nigeria, Nsukka 1993-2007
(b) I.M.T. Enugu, Enugu State 1987-1991
(c) St. Augustine’s Grammar School, Nkwerre 1982-1984
(d) Bishop Shannahan T.T.C Orlu, Imo State 1978-1982
ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS OBTAINED WITH DATES:
(a) Ph.D (Industrial Technical Education) 2002-2007
(b) M.Ed. (Industrial Technical Education) 1996-1999
Mechanical Technology Options
(c) B.Sc (Industrial Technology Education) 1993-1996
(d) N.C.E. (Technical Education) Introductory Technology 1987-1991
(e) T.C. II 1982
(f) W.A.S.C 1984
(g) Industrial Training at COSTAIN W.A. Plc Lagos 1997
(h) Industrial Training at G.M.O Industries Ltd. Onitsha 1995
(i) NATE/COREN Corporate Member 2013
(j) Diploma in Computer from GG Computer Institute, Owerri 2015
(k) Certificate from National Institute for Educational Planning
and Administration (NIEPA) ONDO 2011
(a) The Unit Head: Automobile Technology in the Department of Industrial Technology Education, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, MOUAU, 2015 till date.
(b) A member of the committee for actualization of Industrial Technology Departmental Accreditation, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, MOUAU, 2015 till date.
(c) The Departmental co-Ordinator Sandwich Programme of the College of Education, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike.
(d) Automechanics Lecturer at Rivers State University of Science & Technology Port Harcourt (R.S.U.S.T) 2010-2015
(e) Works Dept. SUBEB, Owerri, Imo State 2008-2010
(f) St. Augustine’s Grammar School, Nkwerre: 1989-1994
(g) Teaching: At Boys High School, Nkwerre 1982-1989
RESEARCH WORK DONE
(a) Techniques for solving Administrative Problems of Technical Colleges in Southeast Nigeria.
(b) In-service Training Needs of Introductory Technology Teachers in Imo State.
(c) A study of the Objectives and Relevance of the Student’s Industrial Work Experience (SIWES) of the Students’ of Industrial Technical Education, University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN).
FURTHER WORK EXPERIENCE
(1) I have been a blacksmitter from my childhood up till today. The reason is that my village, Umudimemeka, Umuebie, Ugiri, Mbano, has been traditionally or naturally blacksmitters. That motivated my ambition to channel my life and Education in Technological Education Programmes.
(2) I have been Introductory Technology Teacher before joining the Works Department, SUBEB, Owerri, Imo State.
(3) Executive Member Catholic Association of Postgraduate School (CAPS).
NAME AND ADDRESS OF REFEREES
(1) Prof. V.E. Onweh
Department of Industrial Technology Education, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, MOUAU.
(2) Prof. A.O. Ovute:
Department of Science Education, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, MOUAU.
(3) HRH Eze Sir Leo Mike Enwerem,
Ebi 1 of Umuebie Aut. Community, Ugiri, Isiala Mbano L.G.A, Imo State.
(4) Dr. Nwaigwe Christogonus
Department of Statistics, Federal University of Technology, Owerri.